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James "Jim" M. Dawson

June 6, 1931 December 31, 2017
James "Jim" M. Dawson
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James "Jim" M. Dawson

Age 86 of Owosso passed away Sunday, December 31, 2017 at his home.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 1pm to 3pm Saturday January 6, 2018 at the Shiawassee Readiness Center in Corunna (AKA the National Guard Armory)

Jim was born June 6, 1931 in Detroit, the son of Gerald and Sylvia (Dorr) Dawson.

He loved Detroit Tigers baseball and race cars, especially watching the races at the Owosso Speedway. Jim also enjoyed both college basketball and football, he loved his family, especially his grandchildren and his dogs had a very special place in Jim's heart.

Jim was a member of the Local Union 360 in Lansing and was the owner-operator of Dawson Heating.

He married Eva Lee Leonard in Lansing on September 5, 1959; she predeceased him on November 30, 2008.

Jim is survived by his children Vickie Lazaroff, Mark (Heather) Dawson, Bill (Kris) Dawson and Stacy Harrington; grandchildren Ryan (Julie) Dawson, Jamie (Ted) Carter and April (Bob) Robinson and Quin Williams; six great-grandchildren Camdyn, TJ, Charley, Marley, Shane and DJ; and many other loving family and friends.

Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Jude's Children's Hospital or the Ronald McDonald House.

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Celebration of Life




1:00 PM 1/6/2018 1:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 1/6/2018 3:00:00 PM
Shiawassee Readiness Center (National Guard Armory)

675 W. Corunna Ave
Corunna, MI 48817

Shiawassee Readiness Center (National Guard Armory)
675 W. Corunna Ave Corunna 48817 MI
United States

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